Poison Ivy's Green skin

#1 Posted by The Poet (8179 posts) - - Show Bio

Ok, so in the comics based on the TV show "Batman: The Animated Series", Pamela Isley had green skin due to her high exposer to the chemicals she uses. I was wondering, when does she get her green skin (in the animated universe, mind you)? Did she ever have green skin on the TV show or was this just in the comics?

#2 Posted by ivy's creation (47 posts) - - Show Bio

during batman: the animated series, poison ivy looked like a human ( with normal skin) who just had a plant fixation. In the reboot, the new batman adventures/ gotham knights, she had really pale skin. so it was just in the comics they made her skin green. there has been no animated shows that have her with green skin, unfortunately.

#3 Posted by MrMiracle77 (1659 posts) - - Show Bio

When the time came to redesign the characters for the WB series, the creators felt that the original Pamela Isley was a bit too fit, too much the vision of health.  The design was great, and I loved how she looked, but they decided to make her more nymph-like.  There was no particular point in time or event that gave her the unique hue.  When the new episodes started broadcasting on WB (now CW) she just had the new look with no explanation other than a design choice.

#4 Posted by KattVonNoir (250 posts) - - Show Bio

Much like being able to control her pheremones and toxins Ivy can also control the pigmint of her skin...Not so like she could be purple or anything, but she can go from normal human skin to green whenever she pleases. She just chooses not to have a normal humans complextion.
#5 Posted by Ms. Omega (4596 posts) - - Show Bio

It might be a side effect of her "mutation" 

#6 Posted by defaultdefaultdefault (16905 posts) - - Show Bio
@ivy's creation said:
"  there has been no animated shows that have her with green skin, unfortunately. "
though technically its a yellow hue...

#7 Posted by ragdollpurps (16216 posts) - - Show Bio

i've just always thought of her as actually having "olive" skin.

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